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Press Release
October 17, 2012

Suzanne Nossel, Amnesty International USA executive director, issued the following statement in response to news reports that a young Afghan woman in Herat province was beheaded because she refused...

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October 16, 2012
Alber Saber Ayad could receive a six-year prison sentence if he is convicted of "defamation of religion".
News
October 16, 2012
The Saudi Arabian authorities must withdraw their threat to deal “firmly” with people taking part in demonstrations and stop detaining peaceful protesters.
Press Release
October 15, 2012

The fate and whereabouts of 11 men due to be put to death on Saturday must be disclosed by the authorities in Iran, Amnesty International said following reports that the executions did not take pla...

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